'''Russell Lant Carpenter''' (December 17, 1816 – 1892), a Unitarianism|Unitarian minister
who carried on the works of his father, Dr. Lant Carpenter
and wrote his biography. He was a brother of the social reformer Mary Carpenter
Carpenter was born in 1816 in Kidderminster, Worcester, England and was christened in Devonshire, England. He died in 1892.
[See British National Record Archives: [http://www.hmc.gov.uk/NRA/searches/PIdocs.asp?P=44474] Historical Manuscripts Commission, UK National Register of Archives, Russell Lant Carpenter, (1816–1892) Unitarian minister, corresp and papers, Oxford University: Harris Manchester College Library, Reference : MSS [R] L Carpenter, see Catalogue of manuscripts in Harris Manchester College Oxford, 1998.]